NAMI Maine is excited to offer this virtual Youth Mental Health First Aid training to Merrymeeting Adult Education in partnership with Midcoast Health. Mental Health First Aid is a national best-practice, evidence-based certification course that is 8 hours in length, consisting of 2 hours of self-paced learning and 6 hours of instructor-led material over Zoom. Youth Mental Health First Aid leads to a 3-year certification issued by the National Council for Mental Wellbeing.
This training will be held on Zoom on Thursday, August 17th, 2023 from 10:00 am – 4:00 pm. There will be small breaks and time for lunch, but please come to the training prepared with whatever will make you comfortable (snacks, drinks, etc).
1-2 weeks before the date of the training, the pre-work will become available via the MHFA Connect portal, and individuals will receive an email with log-in information and instructions for accessing the portal. Participants can complete the pre-work at their convenience, but it mustbe completed prior to the instructor-led session on August 17th in order to receive certification. The Zoom link for the training will also be provided in MHFA Connect.
Questions: Please contact Lily Barter, Coordinator of Youth Education, at (800) 464-5767 ext. 2308 or email@example.com.
We are pleased to offer this training to participants located in Maine. Please note that all times listed are EST unless specifically noted otherwise.
Event Attendance: Private Registration